crime

Roseville school goes on lockdown after police pursuit

Dry Creek Elementary School in Roseville went on lockdown for about 20 minutes Wednesday morning after a suspect led police on a short pursuit before parking his car in front of th ...

Crime log: Copper wire theft, man caught siphoning gas

Information gathered from local police reports. All accused are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Jan. 25 Sometime overnight, someone stole rolls of copper ...

Crime log: More burglars kick in doors of homes

Information gathered from local police reports. All accused are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Jan. 16 During the daytime hours, someone kicked the front ...

Crime log: Vehicle burglars caught in the act

Information gathered from local police reports. All accused are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Jan. 9 Sometime overnight, someone went through a roof ven ...

Interns help teens through unique program

As an undergraduate student in criminal justice, Keri Elias knew she wanted to make a difference, but she wasn’t quite sure how. Now, the 23-year-old master’s student at Sacra ...

Thieves kick in doors, target Granite Bay homes

Granite Bay has seen a recent increase in burglaries where thieves are kicking in the doors of homes before ransacking them. According to Lt. Mark Reed, of the Placer County Sher ...

Resident’s tip helps police nab catalytic converter thieves

Roseville police arrested four men early Thursday morning in connection with a string of catalytic converter thefts. Police said an alert resident notified police around 3:45 a ...

Crime log: Stolen cars, residential burglaries, gun shots

Information gathered from local police reports Nov. 8 A bounce house and other equipment was stolen from church in the 1500 block of Eureka Road. Nov. 9 Sometime overnight, a Hond ...

Three local men charged with conspiracy and fraud

Two Granite Bay men and a Roseville man were charged Thursday with conspiracy and fraud involving aircraft parts in interstate commerce, and mail fraud. Jerry Edward Kuwata, 60, a ...

Roseville man sentenced to five years for Ponzi scheme

A Roseville man was sentenced Thursday to five years and 10 months in prison after pleading guilty to a $2.9 million real estate fraud scheme. According to court documents from J ...